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Backyard Pecan Production

Although backyard or home orchard pecan trees seldom develop serious insect problems, treating the trees if pests do begin to build can be difficult. Whole-tree spraying as in commercial production is not an option for homeowners. However, some of the most likely pests can be controlled with simple insecticide applications….
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Pruning Class is Cancelled

Good morning Jasper County. I wanted to reach out and let you all know the pruning class that was scheduled for this week has now been cancelled. We are looking into planning this program again sometime around February.  Please call the office if you have any questions.
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Pruning Class Coming to Monticello

Ornamental plants in the home landscape are pruned for many reasons. Some plants are pruned routinely to maintain a desired size or shape. Others are pruned to promote healthy vigorous growth, flowering or fruiting. Sometimes it is necessary to prune shrubs that overgrow their sites, crowd other plants or limit…
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Tomatoes Not Bearing Fruit OR Ripening

If you are having the same amount of luck that I am having attempting to produce great tasting tomatoes this summer, I apologize.  I have received numerous calls and complaints this growing season on the lack of productivity growers are experiencing. The two complaints are 1. My tomatoes won’t set…
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Get your Garden in Gear

Well it looks like the fear of one last frost is out of the way and now it’s time to be getting your garden into shape for a summer full of fresh veggies. Gardening and growing your own food has certainly become more popular lately, and you might want to…
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